General knowledge quiz 1551

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Paediatrics is concerned with what?
A
Reproduction
B
Feet
C
Infants, children, and adolescents
D
Radiation therapy
Question 1 Explanation: 
Infants, children, and adolescents
Question 2
Which actress received an Oscar nomination for her role in the film "Trans America"?
A
Eva Longoria
B
Felicity Huffman
C
Teri Hatcher
D
Marcia Cross
Question 2 Explanation: 
Felicity Huffman
Question 3
"Alba" is the Gaelic name for what?
A
England
B
Wales
C
Scotland
D
Ireland
Question 3 Explanation: 
Scotland
Question 4
Who played Inspector Clouseau in the films made from 1963 to 1978?
A
Peter Finch
B
David Niven
C
Steve Martin
D
Peter Sellers
Question 4 Explanation: 
Peter Sellers
Question 5
What were first established by St Bel at Lyons, France, in 1762, and at London in 1790?
A
Children's health clinics
B
Veterinary colleges
C
Nurses' training colleges
D
Academies for the study of African animals
Question 5 Explanation: 
Veterinary colleges
Question 6
In 2007, the largest known specimen of what, weighing 495 kg (1, 091 lb) and measuring 4.2 m (14 ft) in length, was caught in the Ross Sea?
A
Colossal Squid
B
Pygmy Blue Whale
C
Conger eel
D
Hammer-head shark
Question 6 Explanation: 
Colossal Squid
Question 7
What links the US, 2 May 2011 and Abottabad in Pakistan?
A
Military confrontation on the Durand Line
B
The flight of the first UAV (drone)
C
The death of Osama bin Laden
D
The first Taco Bell restaurant opens in Pakistan
Question 7 Explanation: 
The death of Osama bin Laden
Question 8
The catastrophic disaster at a plant in Chernobyl in the Ukraine in April 1986 is described as what kind of accident?
A
Chemical
B
Unfortunate
C
Waiting to happen
D
Nuclear
Question 8 Explanation: 
Nuclear
Question 9
The Productivity of rice is highest in which state of India?
A
Haryana
B
West Bengal
C
Maharshtra
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 9 Explanation: 
West Bengal:The Productivity of rice is highest in West Bengal(15023.68 thousand tonnes) followed by Uttar Pradesg and Andhra Pradesh
Question 10
World Nature Conservation Day is celebrated on which date?
A
March 25
B
August 8
C
April 17
D
July 28
Question 10 Explanation: 
July 28:Celebrated on July 28 each year, World Nature Conservation Day recognizes that a healthy environment is the foundation for a stable and productive society and to ensure the well-being of present and future generations.
Question 11
What is the capital of Greece?
A
Babylon
B
Budapest
C
Cairo
D
Athens
Question 11 Explanation: 
Athens
Question 12
Ames Test is used to diagnosis
A
Typhoid
B
Tuberculosis
C
Carcinogenecity
D
Sypilis
Question 12 Explanation: 
Carcinogenecity:The use of the Ames test is based on the assumption that any substance that is mutagenic for the bacteria used in his test may also turn out to be a carcinogen
Question 13
Following the rules of the World Darts Federation, how far from the face of a darts board are professional players required to stand?
A
6 ft (1.829 m)
B
9 ft (2.7 m)
C
7 ft (2.134 m)
D
7 ft 91/4inches (2.37 m)
Question 13 Explanation: 
7 ft 91/4inches (2.37 m)
Question 14
What is another name for "fishing"?
A
Curving
B
Cornering
C
Bending
D
Angling
Question 14 Explanation: 
Angling
Question 15
Which Roman poet wrote "The Aeneid" and "The Eclogues"?
A
Virgil
B
Homer
C
Aeschylus
D
Umberto Eco
Question 15 Explanation: 
Virgil
Question 16
The tribal group Apatanis is related to
A
Assam
B
Himachal Pradesh
C
Haryana
D
Arunachal Pradesh
Question 16 Explanation: 
Arunachal Pradesh:The Apatani, or Tanw, also known by Apa and Apa Tani, are a tribal group of people living in the Ziro valley in the Lower Subansiri district of Arunachal Pradesh
There are 16 questions to complete.

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